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    Cortez Motor Inn

    55 Landing Road, Whakatane, New Zealand
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good41%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the owners” (12 reviews)
    “older style” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 71 reviews

    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Thank you to the friendly management for the early check in. This cozy motor inn has a real sense of family about it, and it was located close to everything we needed. We will return again and stay longer!

    Thank fandingo
    Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

    Arrived after 7pm to a warm welcome from the hosts daughter who was motel sitting while they were away. Comfortable warm room for myself and my two children who were with me on a business trip. Pool looked sparkling clean and had it been much...More

    Thank raisunfamily
    Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

    Nice centrally located motel. Good bed and warm room. Friendly hosts. I would stayed another night, but it was booked out so book early. Nice big room so not claustrophobic. TV worked well The spa bath was a great touch to have on a chilly...More

    Thank Paul F
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    Excellent facilities! Excellent staff! Highly recommended to all travelers - Solo, couples, families, small groups and large groups! Clean, tidy, helpful... The list goes on! Easily the best place we stayed on our road trip around the central North Island!

    Thank Krystal H
    Response from cortezWhakatane, Manager at Cortez Motor InnResponded 27 April 2017

    Kia ora, Kia ora rawa atu for your "high recommendation" We and our staff especially, are quite chuffed with your review...chur.. Nga mihi, Dave

    Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

    The owners are very polite and welcoming but the bathroom was quite a tight fit. And in the room I had there was no sink for doing dishes or water for jug had to use another room which I didn't mind. Don't go by photos...More

    Thank Lisa M
    Response from cortezWhakatane, Manager at Cortez Motor InnResponded 27 April 2017

    Kia ora' We are very appreciative of your review. You are right there are no facilities to wash your dishes in the studios only. The staff the following morning clear, clean and replace all used dishes from the Studios. Any extra dishes and cuttlery required...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • US$67 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Whakatane
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Whakatane
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    "We had room 7 with the huge spa bath. Very enjoyable."
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    "Unit 14. The Spanish-style archways in the room were quaintly delightful but blocked the view of the TV if we..."
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    "On the main road going into Whakatane so easy to find."
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    "The setting encourages guests to mingle around the BBQ & pool."
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